Abstract Guidelines

  • General Guidelines
  • Submission Deadline
  • Conference Themes
  • Registration Fees
  • Important Note
All abstracts should be submitted online through the conference website .
Authors are invited to submit abstracts of original scholarly work relevant to one of the themes of the conference.
The abstract should be written in English or Arabic and not more than 250-300 words (Font should be "Times New Roman" and Font Size should 14 Px) and submitted online using the Abstract Submission button below.
The abstract may contain "Introduction", "Objective", Methodology/Approach", Main Findings" and "Conclusion"
Submission Deadline
Submission deadline: 15th October 2018
Abstract acceptance notification: 1st December 2018
Theme 1: Quality and Efficiency of Research Management
Examples are:
• Centralized vs. decentralized research project and program management, and how research management/administration specialists can support each model.
• Managing research program and project budgets (the risks and pitfalls).
• Responsible research (legal aspects, research ethics, compliance, etc.).

Theme 2: Competitiveness and research Funding
Examples are:
• Identifying and processing external research funds.
• Supporting researchers in the competitive tendering process.
• Facilitating multi-disciplinary partnerships and collaborations.

Theme 3: Research Capacity Building
Examples are:
• Professional Development.
• Defining generic research competencies.

Theme 4: Research Impact and Effectiveness
Examples are:
• Developing a research vision and strategy for the organization.
• Measurement and evaluation of research quality and impact.
• Effective dissemination of research for maximum impact.
• Linking Researcher within industry for tangibles, "real world" benefits.


Registration fees

Registration fees (200 $)*;

a. Free Access to all sessions.

b. Free snacks and lunch

c. Certificate of Attendance

d. Conference kit

e. Printed Conference proceeding

* fees can be waved for special conditions.
* Students can attend for free.
Important Note
In case of unexpected technical error during submission, Kindly submit your abstract to the conference email address directly at:


Please click "Abstract Submission" to submit your abstract.